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Dometic refrig not cooling but found yellow oil at service panel

Dometic refrig not cooling but found yellow oil

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Well first of all there is NO freon in RV refridgerators only ammonia and hydrogen gas, Remove your unit and get aqualified repair person that works on RV fridges. Its ammonia that is leaking.

Posted on Aug 10, 2010

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If you find an oily substance its most likely freon. this looks pretty new so i would say you have a bad soldered joint on a copper to steel line. theses usually ar fot the high side. where the condensor coil or loop runs either to underref or up in the ref walls

Posted on Aug 01, 2010

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